On 10 September 2019 Resident Expert of Albania for the IPA 2017/Countering Serious Crime in the Western Balkans Project Marco Letizi met with the General Director of Albanian State Police Ardi Veliu. Marco Letizi described the activities the Project had supported in Albania since 2018 and the outcomes achieved. Mr. Ardi Veliu expressed his satisfaction with the cooperation between the Project and Albanian State Police and that he looks forward to future collaborations and taking steps together to reduce serious and organised crime in the country.